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    The Darling House

    314 West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good20%
    • Average5%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 January 2012

    I stayed at the Darling House with a huge group of extended family. It was rented out for us for a wedding party. We all had a great time. Because we knew everyone in all the rooms, we got to tour them all. Some rooms...More

    Thank Jessica D
    Reviewed 24 November 2011

    I saw this place on Groupon and decided to treat my wife to a "just because" getaway in a beautiful B&B in Santa Cruz. As others have said, from the outside the house is perfect, beautiful home, perfect location... just perfect. Inside however is not...More

    4  Thank Matt D
    Reviewed 14 November 2011

    A beautiful house and a beautiful location. I'm surprised there are a few negative reviews on this website, especially with regards to the Darling's hospitality. We stayed there two nights and have nothing but great things to say about the service we received. Breakfast was...More

    Thank Andrew J
    Response from DWCD, Manager at The Darling House

    It's always a pleasure to host guests that appreciate what the Darling House offers. We're glad you enjoyed the Santa Cruz area and exploring local points of interest. We're also pleased the Darling House provided a comfortable stay for you both & we look forward...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2011

    The ocean is right across the house; Darrell Darling is a sweet host, owner of the Darling House with his wife Karen. Both are very hospitable and warm. The house is old historic house with antique furnishings - and very comfortable beds. It is an...More

    Thank Jojo S
    Reviewed 18 October 2011

    When I saw the room listed on the Groupon site, I was very excited at the Idea a staying a historic house...BUT! The place just seemed run down and smelly. They room we stayed in had cobwebs hanging from the chandelier and we were itchy...More

    3  Thank Josh S
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    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$ 164 - US$ 255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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